The Chamber's Mission is to take a strong leadership position for business and community interests that create and maintain economic opportunities. Our Government Relations Committee as well as our Economic Development Committee work tirelessly to watch for local, county, state and federal issues that will impact our economic climate both in a positive and negative manner. As a Chamber we represent the businesses in the Greater Gig Harbor and will advocate on their behalf. This page includes the position letters that have been sent.
Letter sent to Governor Inslee regarding the two week phase pause.
Supporting two week phase pause - May 5th, 2021 (To Governor Jay Inslee)
Letters sent in support of upcoming federal infrastructure funding for Gig Harbor road improvement projects.
Letter Supporting 38th Avenue Improvement Project Phase2 - April 16, 2021 (To The Honorable Derek Kilmer)
Letter Supporting Burnham Drive Improvements Project - April 16, 2021 (To The Honorable Derek Kilmer)
Letter Supporting Wagner Way/Wollochet Drive Intersection Improvements - April 16, 2021 (To The Honorable Derek Kilmer)
Letter sent in support of HB 1279 Tax Incentives to Respond to the Economic Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Letter to Representative Alicia Rule - February 22, 2021
Letters in support of Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic through State actions supported by Federal Funding.
Letter to Representative Jesse Young - February 16, 2021 (Similar letters sent to Representative Michelle Caldier and Senator Emily Randall)
Letters in Opposition of HB 1135 and SB 5165 act relating to Transportation Funding and Appropriations.
Letter to Representative Jake Fey - February 22, 2021 (Similar letter sent to Senator Steve Hobbs)
Letters sent in opposition to HB 1091 and SB 5231 act relating to Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions by Reducing the Carbon Intensity of Transportation Fuel.
Letter sent to Representative Joe Fitzgibbon - February 22, 2021 (Similar letter sent to Senator Derek Stanford)
Letters sent in opposition to tax increases.
Letter Regarding SB 5096 enacting an Excise Tax on Gains from the Sale or Exchange of Certain Capital Assets sent to Senator Claire Wilson - February 16, 2021 (Similar letters sent to Senator Joe Nguyen, Senator June Robinson and Senator Sam Hunt)
Letter Regarding Governor's proposed tax increases sent to Representative Caldier - January 12, 2021 (Similar letters sent to Representative Jesse Young and Senator Randall).